JA’s Talking Points

Here is how Jewelers of America recommends handling consumer queries about the De Beers class-action settlement: Customer: I saw in some magazine that I might be eligible to get cash back on my diamond jewelry purchases because of a class-action suit against De Beers. What's that all about? Jeweler: There has been a proposed settlement on a class-action suit against De Beers—and consumers can file a claim to share in the settlement. We understand that a special Web site has been set up at www.diamondsclassaction.com, where you can file your claim online. Customer: I have no idea how much I've bought from you over the years—the notice said I could file a claim for anything I've purchased between 1994 and some time in 2006. Jeweler: Yes, we understand that the claims period for consumers goes from Jan. 1, 1994, and March 31, 2006. We can do some research and get back to

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